Christmas is a wonderful time of year. It's an opportunity to celebrate and spend time with your family and friends. If you're looking to buy gifts for your loved ones or planning Christmas menus, look no further than the towns and villages of South Tyneside.
Love Shopping, Love South Tyneside
With well known high street brands, such as Debenhams and NEXT, and local independent shops, we have a wealth of choice when it comes to Christmas shopping. Whether you're looking for gifts, decorations or festive food you will find everything you need right here in South Tyneside. And, if you need to take a break from shopping why not visit one of our many restaurants, cafes or pubs.
Looking for something special
If you are looking for something a little different, why not head to one of our character-packed villages for a unique shopping experience of crafts, boutique shopping and local produce. Why not make it a day out, and enjoy a stop at one of the inviting coffee shops or a hearty meal at a village pub.
The Shop @ The Word
The Shop @ The Word has one of the biggest collections of locally sourced gifts including books, landscape prints and beautiful handcrafted items. Open 7 days a week it's also home to the area's Visitor Information Centre so can provide you with lots of advice on things to do and places to visit during the festive period.